About Volunteer Work

The management of volunteers places high demands on the organization. To successfully work together, we have collected the most important information for you.

About Volunteer Work

Volunteering is an altruistic activity where an individual or group makes a social contribution to fellow human beings and the surrounding environment. It is a service provided free of charge and for a limited amount of time. Volunteering supplements paid work, but it does not compete with it.
 

benevol Standards

The benevol standards define framework conditions for successful volunteer assignments and collaboration with the volunteers.
Download Standards (Available in German and French)
 

Factsheets about Volunteering

Taking care of volunteers is a versatile responsibility and requires knowledge in diverse areas. The following factsheets provide a quick overview of topics including: insurance, reimbursing expenses, and security and provide valuable tips for the effective implementation of job interviews and other situations with volunteers.
Download Factsheets (Available in German and French)
 

F.A.Q. - Frequently Asked Questions

The most frequently asked questions can be found here.